: incision : section
laparotomy

Word History

Etymology

New Latin -tomia, from Greek, from -tomos that cuts, from temnein to cut — more at tome

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“-tomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-tomy. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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